Cynthia L. Smith
Pen Name: None
Born: 1967 in Kansas City
Smith lived in Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Cynthia Leitich Smith is a New York Times best-selling author, a writing teacher, and a speaker. She writes fiction for children and young adults.
- Jingle Dancer, Morrow Junior/Harper Collins, 2000
- Rain Is Not my Indian Name, HarperCollins, 2001
- Indian Shoes, HarperCollins, 2002
- Santa Knows, Dutton, 2006
- Tantalize, Candlewick, 2007
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Release Date: 2000-04-05
Rain Is Not My Indian Name
Release Date: 2001-06-19
Release Date: 2002-04-02
Release Date: 2008-07-22
Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies and Selector's Choice 2001, TLA 2x2 Reading List 2001, Oklahoma Book Awards finalist, runner up Storyteller Award from Western Writers of America, Editor's Choice from Library Talk for Jingle Dancer.
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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